A minor in family studies covers issues regarding children and families. This minor adds depth to your studies and reinforces an understanding of complex family dynamics.
Certificates and Minors
Our certificates and minors offer ways for you to further extend your skill sets, and complement a variety of majors.
Family Studies Minor
Child Development Minor
With a minor in child development, you will learn about the psychological, intellectual, social, and emotional development of children, from birth to adolescence, and gain practical experience working with young children.
Utah ECE Coaching Certificate
This certificate is offered at the department level and recognized statewide as a coaching credential. Earning the certificate consists of completing three courses.
Child Life Specialist Certificate
To establish eligibility for the Child Life Professional Certification Exam, students must meet specific requirements as outlined by the Association of Child Life Professionals, including specified coursework.